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ANTIQUITIES ORIENTAL: URUK VESSEL 3RD-2ND MILL.BCE The Uruk Vase - detail. See also 08-02-05/56,57. Men bearing gifts to the goddess Inanna (Innin), a bull and agricultural products. Limestone, around 2.900 BCE Iraq Museum, Baghdad, Iraq

The Uruk Vase - detail. Men bearing gifts to the goddess Inanna (Innin), a bull and agricultural products. Limestone, around BCE Iraq Museum, Baghdad, Iraq

ANTIQUITIES ORIENTAL: ASSUR RELIEF 10TH-6TH BCE Warriors in camp lighting fire. Stone bas-relief (7th BCE) from the palace of Ashurbanipal in Niniveh, Mesopotamia (Iraq). British Museum, London, Great Britain

Warriors in camp lighting fire. Stone bas-relief BC) from the palace of Ashurbanipal in Nineveh, Mesopotamia (Iraq).

Ancient Sumerian Annunaki Tree of Life 200x200 Ancient Sumerian Anunnaki Gods From the Sky

Ancient Sumerian Annunaki Tree of Life Ancient Sumerian Anunnaki Gods From the Sky

NIMRUD 880 BC: Assurnasibal wall composes of 300 colored brick shelemnasir the 3rd 858-824 bc , Iraqi museum.

NIMRUD 880 BC: Assurnasibal wall composes of 300 colored brick shelemnasir the bc , Iraqi museum.

Relieve asirio del Palacio de Jorsabad (S.VIII a.C. París, M.Louvre). En el palacio de Dur-Sharrukin, se aprecia un cambio en los recursos expresivos por el cambio que ideologico monárquico. El poder absoluto del rey ya no recae en lo militar, toma mayor importancia lo político. Su imagen empieza a transmitirse sin necesidad de violencia. Se dará un cambio en los temas y aparecen nuevas escenas. Las batallas pasan a ocupar un segundo plano.

Relieve asirio del Palacio de Jorsabad (S.VIII a.C. París, M.Louvre). En el palacio de Dur-Sharrukin, se aprecia un cambio en los recursos expresivos por el cambio que ideologico monárquico. El poder absoluto del rey ya no recae en lo militar, toma mayor importancia lo político. Su imagen empieza a transmitirse sin necesidad de violencia. Se dará un cambio en los temas y aparecen nuevas escenas. Las batallas pasan a ocupar un segundo plano.

Vaso de Uruk. Detalle del relieve superior. Periodo de Uruk. Alabstro. 3500-3000 a.C. Bagdad, Museo de Irak. Máxim representante del relieve cerimonial. Mide casi 1 m. Destinado a funciones de culto. Inaugura un nuevo modo de representación, escenas en bajorrelieves dispuestas en bandas. Transmite la idea de fecundidad vinculada a la Naturaleza. Registro inferior se desarrolla sobre una línea sinuosa que representaba el medio natural, con el agua, las plantas y los animales.

Uruk -Warka Vase showing worshippers bringing provisions to the temple of Inanna: par-tially restored, 3000 BCE Sumer

ASSUR RELIEF 10TH-6TH BCE Assyrian officer presents a new king to the vanquished Elamites at Madaktu after the battle of Til Tuba. Stone bas-relief (7th BCE) from the palace of Ashurbanipal in Niniveh, Mesopotamia (Iraq). British Museum, London, Great Britain

ASSUR RELIEF BCE Assyrian officer presents a new king to the vanquished Elamites at Madaktu after the battle of Til Tuba. Stone bas-relief BCE) from the palace of Ashurbanipal in Niniveh, Mesopotamia (Iraq).

سرباز ماد  Monuments and exquisite castle of Ziwiye Saqqez in Kurdistan - Northwestern Iran Museum of Sanandaj - Iran

سرباز ماد Monuments and exquisite castle of Ziwiye Saqqez in Kurdistan - Northwestern Iran Museum of Sanandaj - Iran

Clay tablet wit map of Nippur, 1683-47 B.C. Map of canals and irrigation system west of the Euphrates River with captions in cuneiform, Babylonian.

ca BC, Map of canals & irrigation system W of the Euphrates River w/captions in cuneiform, Babylonian

The Warka Vase,Vorderasiatisches Museum (Near East Museum), Berlin.The Warka Vase is a carved alabaster stone vessel found in the temple complex of the Sumerian goddess Inanna in the ruins of the ancient city of Uruk.

The Warka Vase, Vorderasiatisches Museum (Near East Museum), Berlin. The Warka Vase is a carved alabaster stone vessel found in the temple complex of the Sumerian goddess Inanna in the ruins of the ancient city of Uruk.

Dur-Sharrukin ("Fortress of Sargon"), Genie poppy, present day Khorsabad, was the Assyrian capital in the time of Sargon II of Assyria.

ancientart: “Genie with a poppy flower. Relief from the Palace of king Sargon II at Dur Sharrukin in Assyria (now Khorsabad in Iraq), BC. Courtesy & currently located at the Louvre, France. Photo taken by Marie-Lan Nguyen.

Akkadian Word of the Week ṭupšarrum “scribe, scholar” This Akkadian term is a loanword from the Sumerian compound logogram for scribe: DUB.SAR. The sign DUB represents the word “tablet”, and SAR...

Stone panels from the South-West Palace of Sennacherib Nineveh, northern Iraq Neo-Assyrian, about BC

Anunnaki Goddess, Ninharsag's Eaglemen soldiers.

An Eagle-Man Soldier associated with Anunnaki-Sumerian Goddess Ninharsag. ~ Note the comments/pictures by previous pinner aren't mine but shared for your consideration.

The Phoenicians (1500–300 B.C.) | Thematic Essay | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Phoenicians (1500–300 B.C.)

de-salva: Plaque with pharaonic figures flanking a sacred tree (Ivory) [Mesopotamia, Nimrud (ancient Kalhu), ca. century B.

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